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Swiss Federal Administrative Court reduces fines against building companies and clarifies the legal assessment of accusations submitted by leniency applicants
In a bid-rigging case against building companies from the Canton of Aargau, the Swiss Federal Administrative Court has upheld most of the findings of the Competition Commission, but has reduced the fines imposed from approximately CHF 2.8 million to approximately CHF1.9 million. The written reasoning of the judgment clarifies the legal assessment of potentially false accusations submitted by leniency applicants.